Category Archives: Irish Genealogy News

Current Access to Irish Libraries and Archives

Over the last couple of months a number of Irish archives, libraries and repositories have reopened to the public, but with limited access.  The following is a list of the major repositories for Irish genealogical research based in Dublin and Belfast.  Details of new opening hours and the proceedure for booking appointments has been set out below.National

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New Birth Death and Marriage records at

The birth, death and marriage registers and indexes available at have been extended to include the following date ranges:Births 1864-1918Marriages 1864-1843Deaths 1878-1968   Previously, it was only possible to search the birth index up to 1916, the marriage index up to 1941 and the death index up to 1966, two additional years

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